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Pricester's Quarterly Revenue Up Over 150 Percent
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pricester.com, Inc. (OTCBB:PRCC) which operates an innovative Internet shopping portal and provides cost-effective website development has reported its first quarter earnings for 2007. The company saw revenues increase 153% compared to the same quarter last year.
Entegris, Inc. Announces Acquisition and Employment Inducement Restricted Stock Awards
CHASKA, Minn., May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) today announced that employment inducement restricted stock awards covering an aggregate of 3,000 shares had been granted on May 8, 2007 to two newly hired employees of Entegris, Inc. These awards comprised an employment inducement restricted stock award covering an aggregate of 2,000 shares granted to Steven Boyce, the newly hired Compensation director and of 1,000 shares granted to Helen Frericks, the newly hired Finance systems Manager of Entegris, Inc. In accordance with NASDAQ Rule 4350(i)(1)(A), these restricted stock awards were made under a stock option plan without stockholder approval. Rule 4350(i)(1)(A) requires public announcement of option grants made under this type of plan.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Declares $0.035 Per Share Dividend
CONWAY, Ark., May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) Board of Directors declared a regular $0.035 per share quarterly cash dividend payable June 25, 2007, to shareholders of record June 4, 2007. This dividend represents a $0.01 per share, or 40%, increase over the previous quarter and $0.015 per share, or 75% increase over the dividend paid during the second quarter of the previous year.
MedAvant Announces First Quarter 2007 Results
ATLANTA, May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MedAvant Healthcare Solutions (MedAvant) (Nasdaq:PILL), a leader in healthcare technology and transaction services, today announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2007.
The Plasencia Group
The Plasencia Group Retained by Lane Hospitality for Investment Advisory Assignment
TAMPA, Fla., May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Plasencia Group, Inc. (TPG) announced that it has been retained by Lane Hospitality to assist in implementing the company's strategic change in its ownership structure. Under the agreement, TPG will pursue new equity sources on behalf of Lane Hospitality's senior management team. The change in ownership structure is being undertaken to facilitate an aggressive growth plan, while meeting the diversification needs of the Lane family.
United Online, Inc.
United Online Announces Resignation of Charles S. Hilliard as President and Chief Financial Officer
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- United Online, Inc.(r) (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet and media services, announced today the resignation of Charles S. Hilliard as president and chief financial officer, effective May 31, 2007, to pursue an opportunity with a privately-held Internet company. Neil P. Edwards, the company's senior vice president, finance, treasurer and chief accounting officer, has been appointed interim chief financial officer, effective June 1, 2007. Mark R. Goldston, the company's chairman and chief executive officer, will assume the additional title of president and Edwards will report directly to him. The company intends to initiate a search for a permanent successor.
Statman, Harris & Eyrich, LLC
Statman, Harris & Eyrich, LLC Announces Settlement and Final Court Approval of Alleged Improper Roaming Charges Class Action Lawsuit Against TracFone Wireless, Inc.
CINCINNATI, May 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Statman, Harris & Eyrich, LLC announces it has settled a class action lawsuit against Defendant TracFone Wireless, Inc. The suit, brought on behalf of over 16 million potential class members, alleged that TracFone engaged in deceptive practices related to cellular roaming charges.